The following ABA-sponsored webinars are available for free download and are eligible for CLE credits in certain states.
Trauma-Informed Legal Practice: Communicating with Children Who Have Experienced Trauma (May 25, 2016)
Presenters: Elizabeth Anne Patten, Talia B Kraemer
Focuses on practical strategies for communicating with young clients who have experienced trauma.
Understanding the Impact of Secondary Trauma on Lawyers Working with Children and Families (May 4, 2016)
Presenter: Carly Baetz
Shares how secondary trauma affects lawyers who work with children and families affected by trauma. Explains effective self-care strategies.
The Project published a seven-article series on trauma-informed practice in the monthly ABA Child Law Practice (CLP).
Polyvictimization - What it is and Why it Matters
ABA Policy on Trauma-Informed Advocacy for Children and Youth
The ABA Consortium serves to guide the project. Consortium members meet to identify issues in the field and outline training content.
Get the full list of consortium members here.